Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Delta Kappa Gamma:

An Inventory of its Records, 1966-2011 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Delta Kappa Gamma Society
Title: Delta Kappa Gamma Records,
Dates: 1966-2011 and undated
Abstract: The collection consists of files, periodicals, scrapbooks, directories, and correspondence.
Collection # S 1749.2
Quantity: 6 boxes and 1 Oversize (7 linear feet)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Carolyn Sowell, the donor of this collection, was active in the Delta Kappa Gamma organization. She served as charter member, Treasurer, and vice president before holding the office of president from 1972-1974. She was instrumental in research for the organization, establishing an active 16 year archive of the organization. She also led the chapter in its 50th anniversary celebrations. Moving to Midland in 2008, Carolyn transferred to the Alpha Sigma Chapter in Lubbock, Texas, where she served as Secretary.


Scope and Content

The collection consists of files, periodicals, scrapbooks, directories, and correspondence dating from 1966 to 2008 describing the activities and functions of the Delta Kappa Gamma Organization.


Organization

The collection is organized by subject, then by date.

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research


Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Sowell, Carolyn E.
Subjects (Organizations)
Delta Kappa Gamma Society
Subjects (Places)
Lubbock (Tex.)
Midland (Tex.)
Subjects
Women--Texas--Societies and clubs--History

Related Materials in the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library:

Midland, Texas Files of Carolyn E. Sowell Papers, 1962-2000 and undated

Sally M. Murray Papers, 1969-2010 and undated

Sarah Miltia Hill and Katherine Hill Papers, 1852-1980, 1882-1967


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Delta Kappa Gamma Records, 1966-2011 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):
2012-0250-B

Gift, 2012

Processed by

William McDonald, 2013


Collection Inventory

Epsilon Eta Chapter

box folder
1 1 Yearbooks, 1966-1979
2 Yearbooks, 1983-1984
3 Yearbooks, 1984-1988
3 Yearbooks, 1988-1990
4 Yearbooks, 1988-1990
5 Yearbooks, 1990-1994
6 Yearbooks, 1994-1996
7 Yearbooks, 1996-2000
8 Yearbooks, 1999-2000
9 Yearbooks, 2004-2007
10 Yearbooks, 2002-2008
11 Card File Members
12 Handbook, 1968, 1970, 1974
13 Constitution, 1966-1968, 1972, 1974 (revised)



Delta Kappa Gamma

box folder
1 14 Program Manual, 1967-1971, 1971-1975 (revised)
15 Treasurers Book International Directory, 1972-1973, 1973-1974
16 Texas Directory, Seminar Manual, 1966-1978



Epsilon Eta Chapter

box folder
2 1 Reports, State Conventions, 1976 and Undated
2 Programs, Book- Ginger and the Lost Little Kitten, Bernice Swanson, Chapter President, 1966



Delta Kappa gamma Newsletters

box folder
2 3 1966-August 2005
4 June 2005-October 1998
5 June 1998-December 1992
6 November 1992-November 1997
7 June 1987-December 1997
8 June 1981-January 1976
9 February 1975-December 1972
10 November 1972-September 1996



Lone Star News

box folder
2 11 Summer 2004-Spring 1998
box folder
3 1 January 1990-May 1990
2 March 1990-May 1990
3 March 1983-May 1900
4 May 1974-September 1964



Newsletters

box folder
3 5 1967-1995
6 1975-1981
7 1981-1986
8 1986-1992
9 1993-2001
10 2001-2008



Epsilon Eta Chapter

box folder
3 11 Chapter History, Undated
12 Music Ideas, Undated
13 Correspondence, Miscellaneous, Undated
box folder
4 1 Convention Expenses, Undated
2 Convention Expenses, Undated
3 Convention Expenses, Undated
4 Convention Miscellaneous, Undated



Delta Kappa Gamma

box folder
4 5 International Bulletin, 1966-1968
6 International Bulletin, 1968-1969
7 International Bulletin, 1969-1970
8 International Bulletin, 1971-1972
9 International Bulletin, 1972-1973
10 International Bulletin, 1973-1974
11 International Bulletin, 1974-1975
12 International Bulletin, 1975-1977
box folder
5 1 International Bulletin, 1977-1978
2 International Bulletin, 1978-1980
3 International Bulletin, 1980-1981
4 International Bulletin, 1983
5 International Bulletin, 1984-1985
6 International Bulletin, 1986
7 International Bulletin, 1986-1987
8 International Bulletin, 1987-1988
9 International Bulletin, 1989-1990
10 International Bulletin, 1991-1992
11 International Bulletin, 1994-1993
box folder
6 1 International Bulletin, 1994-1995
2 International Bulletin, 1995-1996
3 International Bulletin, 1996-1997
4 International Bulletin, 1997-1998
5 International Bulletin, 1999-2000
6 International Bulletin, 2000-2001
7 International Bulletin, 2001-2002
8 International Bulletin, 2002-2003
9 International Bulletin, 2004-2005
10 International Bulletin, 2005-2006
11 International Bulletin, 2006-2008
12 International Bulletin, 2009-2011
13 Delta Kappa Gamma Certificate, Undated



Oversized

box folder
7 1 Delta Kappa Gamma, red vinyl binder (cover only), Undated
2 Scrapbooks, 1972-1974
3 Lone Star News, various months, 1967-1970